“Women’s Political Candidacy in the Age of Trump”

Presented by Rosalyn Cooperman, Ph.D. of UMW
Tuesday, July 21 at 7 pm

Please join fellow Orange County Dems for a Zoom program featuring guest speaker Dr. Rosalyn Cooperman, Professor of Political Science at the University of Mary Washington.

Dr. Cooperman will present a talk on “Women’s Political Candidacy in the Age of Trump” on Tuesday, July 21 at 7pm via Zoom video conference. There is no cost to attend, but your registration in advance is required in order to receive the Zoom login information. Those without access to Zoom video can still participate by telephone and should indicate phone-only when registering. Please register here using our online form  by Monday, July 20. 

She will discuss the political candidacy to Congress of women during the Trump era, drawing on examples from the two most recent election cycles, 2018 and 2020. She’ll share her perspective and her research on how women navigate gender and party on the campaign trail. Her talk will be followed by a question and answer period.

Rosalyn Cooperman earned a B.A. in Political Science at Indiana University, Bloomington, and a Ph.D. in Political Science at Vanderbilt University. Her research focuses on women’s political participation, campaign finance, and the political behavior of party activists.

The Zoom login information will be sent to all registrants the day before the program. If you have not used Zoom before, no worries! Please indicate that when you register and a time will be scheduled for Zoom training in advance of the program.

This program is sponsored by the Lake of the Woods Democratic Club in concert with the Orange County Democratic Committee and LOWPAN.

Questions may be directed to Jen Heinz, LOW Dems Program Chair, at jenheinz6103@gmail.com. We hope you can join us!